Representations of monoidal categories and 2-categories

Workshop, 8-12 July 2019

University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK (map)


Kevin Coulembier (University of Sydney)

Nate Harman (University of Chicago)

Jonathan Kujawa (University of Oklahoma)

Marco MacKaay (Universidade do Algarve)

Volodymyr Mazorchuk (Uppsala Universitet)

Dmitri Nikshych (University of New Hampshire)

Victor Ostrik (University of Oregon)

Daniel Tubbenhauer (Universitaet Zuerich)

Xiaoting Zhang (Uppsala Universitet)

Contributed talks/posters

If you would like to give a presentation, please send me an abstract with your registration. Among the submitted abstracts, some will be selected to give a 30 minute talk, and others will have the opportunity to present a poster.


The schedule can be found here. Talks will take place in Elizabeth Fry Building (building 11 on the campus map), in room 01.05 on Monday, and 01.02 the other days.


For title and abstracts, see here.

Local information

A campus map with the most important locations marked can be found here. Wifi is available via eduroam or the cloud. If you need access to a UEA desktop machine, please let me know.


To register for the workshop, please send an email to me ( with 'workshop' in the title. The deadline for registrations is 20 May 2019.

There is limited financial support available for early career participants. If you would like to attend and need financial support, please contact me as soon as possible.


Main organiser:
Vanessa Miemietz

Local organisers:
Joseph Grant
Robert Laugwitz
Katerina Hristova
James MacPherson